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Poster: cb18201 Date: Sep 27, 2011 8:08am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Europe 72 Tracklisting

all the tracks on the box set are in exactly the order they were played. some of the setlists that have been floating around for years are incorrect. for example, the setlist for the Rhinehalle show was rearranged to fit on 3 cds for the Rockin the Rhien release but on the europe box they had to use 4 to make it fit in original order. the link above to "" also has the wrong track order for rhienhalle. it shows he's gone, hurts me too and el paso as being part of disc 2 when its actually part of disc 4 on the box.

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Poster: feldspar Date: Oct 2, 2011 2:53am
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Europe 72 Tracklisting

Yeah, but get this, dude. If you go to official site of the Grateful Dead, the setlist they have for the Rheinhalle show on the site does NOT match the order of songs on the new Europe '72 release. You'd think they'd know what the setlist is, wrong in the past or not, after just releasing this monster. So that makes 4 sources that say the order of that show is wrong on the disc, including the official Dead site.

That's just one example. The site and other places has the second set starting with He's Gone, while the release says Dark Star started the second set. No offense to you (I don't know you) but you'd think you'd find some definitive proof SOMEWHERE. In other words, I'm not ready to take your word for it. Sorry, but only if you are offended, I guess. LOL.

I mean you have TONS of Dead releases that mix up the song order, sometimes to ridiculous degrees. What I like to do is archive my stuff; and when I do, I put everything back in the correct order...unshuffle what they've shuffled, if you will. My favorite is when they stick part of one show in the middle of another and then change the order of the first show on top of that. Confuses me.

Anyway, I hope I haven't fixed what wasn't broken before (I don't think so). But I want to get these songs in the right order if they are not when I archive.